• New Mexico becomes 16th state to legalize marijuana, a rebuttal to America's 'failed war on drugs'

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Beginning this summer, New Mexicans 21 and older will be able to both possess and grow marijuana. The state on Monday became the latest to legalize the recreational use of cannabis - with retail sales to begin by early 2022.
    Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, a Democrat who in March convened a special session of the legislature to reform the state's drug laws, signed a legalization bill into law. She also put her signature on a companion bill that will give many with past marijuana convictions a clean record.
    "We're going to start righting past wrongs of this country's...
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  • New Mexico Legalizes Recreational Marijuana, Erases Some Drug-Related Criminal Records

    New Mexico Legalizes Recreational Marijuana, Erases Some Drug-Related Criminal Records

    1 month ago - By Forbes

    The legislation made New Mexico one of the 16 states where marijuana has been legalized for adults, in addition to Washington, D.C. More states are expected to follow suit.
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